State of the Snowpack for 4/6/2019 - 4/12/2019

Dates of the Week: 
4/6/2019 to 4/12/2019
Avalanche Problems: 
General Snowpack Structure: 

 

  • Surface/near surface conditions a mix of crusts dusted with new snow and wet snow. A wet snow layer exists below the melt/freeze crust. 
  • Snowpack below the wet snow generally deep and well consolidated.
Weather Events: 
  • Small spring storms with light accumulation and strong SW winds and warm temperatures and some rain on snow
  • Some intermittent sunshine with 2 full days of sun.